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Beth Ebisch standing in front of a window holding a microphone and speaking

Communications ·

Passing on the Passion to the Next Generation of Filmmakers

Student Beth Ebisch shares speaking about SOC's Center for Environmental Filmmaking at the Smithsonian National Zoo. 
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Megan Lilly in front of a white background

Communications ·

Giving Back Through Mentorship

Megan Lilly, Global Digital Marketing Manager at Hilton and SOC alumna, is giving back as part of SOC’s Alumni Mentoring Program.
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Caty Borum Chattoo and fellow YALL co-founder Mik Moore from Moore + Associate stand on a stage and talk into microphones

Communications ·

Comedy Meets Social Justice in a New Center for Media & Social Impact Collaboration with Comedy Central

The Center for Media & Social Impact inaugurated its comedy and social justice initiative in New York City in collaboration with Moore + Associates and Comedy Central.
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Alexandra Ellerbeck

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2019-20 CPI Fellow Ellerbeck Brings Experience to the Role

Alexandra Ellerbeck has joined Center for Public Integrity (CPI) this fall as the 2019 AU SOC fellow, further building on an established track record working with journalism-related nonprofits
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Chris Halsne

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Award-winning Reporter Chris Halsne Joins SOC as First Investigative Broadcaster in Residence

Veteran reporter Chris Halsne will be joining American University School of Communication this fall as the inaugural Investigative Broadcaster in Residence.
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Ami Patel

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Ami Patel’s Expertise is VIPs

Ami Patel is the vice president of artist relations and VIP services for The Forum, a concert venue in Inglewood, California.
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Professor Wendy Melillo in front of a green background

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Smokey (the) Bear Is Still Keeping His Watchful Eye on America’s Forests after 75 Years on the Job

On the occasion of the 75th birthday of American icon Smoke Bear, SOC professor Wendy Melillo discusses the origins and legacy of this long-standing public service campaign.
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Kimberly Reason in front of a teal background

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'My Value Has Only Increased' Says MA Student

Kimberly Reason is a strategic communications professional with over 20 years’ experience. She spoke to SOC about her experience in the Online MA in Strategic Communication program.
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Mary Alice McMillan and Sunshine Yang

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Tackling Climate Change from Behind a Camera

The Center for Environmental Filmmaking says film has a starring role in the fight to stop global warming.
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Dr. Laura DeNardis

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Dr. Laura DeNardis Named Interim Dean of the School of Communication

Globally distinguished scholar of Internet governance and cybersecurity to lead AU SOC.
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